Tom Massaro

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Thomas Massaro, S.J., is a professor of moral theology and former dean of the Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University. He writes and lectures frequently on topics concerning social justice and public policy. Previously he served as a professor at Boston College and Weston Jesuit School of Theology. Massaro has also written as a regular columnist for America magazine, as well as worked as a social activist in organizations promoting peace and worker justice. He is the author of eight books and over a hundred articles on topics such as Catholic social teaching and poverty alleviation. Currently, he is working on a book on the social teachings of Pope Francis. A Jesuit of the Northeast Province of the Society of Jesus, Massaro holds a doctorate in Christian social ethics from Emory University.
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